MeriTalk’s Editorial Team

MeriTalk’s editorial mission is to engage Federal chief information officers, technology leaders, members of Congress, and industry executives by providing timely news, analysis and insight into the most pressing technology issues facing government. Central to that mission is providing daily coverage of the technologies, policies and programs that matter most to Federal CIOs and the agencies they serve.

In addition to the editorial staff, MeriTalk contributors include a wide range of influential government and industry leaders, as well as subject matter experts on cloud computing, cybersecurity, big data, application and infrastructure modernization, and a host of other topics of importance to Federal CIOs.

John Curran, Managing Editor

Kate Polit, Assistant Copy & Production Editor


Grace Dille, Assistant Managing Editor


Lisbeth Perez, Senior Technology Reporter


Cate Burgan, Senior Technology Reporter

Cate Burgan







Jose Rascon, Technology Reporter

Jose Rascon


Joe Franco, Staff Reporter